‘Chinese New Year of the Red Fire Monkey Dinner 2016’

Right to left: Mrs Ainur Karbozova, First Secretary, Embassy of Kazakhstan, HE Ms Foo Chi Hsia, the High Commissioner of Singapore and David Stringer-Lamarre

11 February 2016. Bright Courtyard Club 43-45 Baker Street, Marylebone, London W1U 8EW

David Stringer-Lamarre, within his role as Chairman of the Institute of Directors, City of London was pleased to attend & a speak at this annual event of the IoD City of London China Group.

Mei Sim Lai OBE DL, Chairman of the IoD City of London China Group make a welcome speech within which she described the features of the Year of the Monkey and some of the characteristics of those people born in the Year of the Monkey.

As there were over 170 attendees there were plenty of opportunities to discuss current trade issues with people who do business with China and Chinese people in the UK.